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Not sure what to do when faced with a crying baby and demanding parent on the ward? Would you like a definitive guide on how to manage commonly encountered paediatric cases? This clear and concise clinical handbook has been written to help healthcare professionals approach the initial assessment and management of paediatric cases commonly encountered by Junior Doctors, GP's, GP Specialty Trainee's and allied healthcare professionals. The children who make paediatrics so fun, can also make it more than a little daunting for even the most confident person. This insightful guide has been written based on the author's extensive experience within both a General Practice and hospital setting. Intended as a practical guide to common paediatric problems, it will increase confidence and satisfaction in managing these conditions. Each chapter provides a clear structure for investigating potential paediatric illnesses including clinical and non-clinical advice covering background, how to assess, pitfalls to avoid, FAQs and what to tell parents. This helpful guide provides: a problem/symptom based approach to common paediatric conditions; and an essential guide for any doctor assessing children on the front line. It provides easy-to-follow and step-by-step guidance on how to approach different paediatric conditions. It is useful both as a textbook and a quick reference guide when needed on the ward. This engaging and easy to use guide will provide you with the knowledge, skills and confidence required to effectively. Diagnose and manage commonly encountered paediatric cases both within a primary and secondary care setting.